Charisma is not some kind of innate ability. You can acquire it if you work on it for some time.
Viral Inspiral collected typical mistakes that prevent us from winning people over. We’d like to give some advice about how to avoid them.
10. Introducing yourself uncertainly
Presenting yourself to new people isn’t easy, we know. And there’s a temptation to just wave your hand to everyone and sit quietly in a dark corner somewhere.
- Why not: You’ll probably appear to be a closed person who isn’t interested in anyone.
- Doing it right: Say “Hi/Hello! I’m so and so,” shake hands with everyone, and make eye contact.